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On the June 13 editorial page: "Arizona-Sonoran region has potential to be a global trade center," and in the letters, "Stop wasting money on …

Odd or unusual news from around the West and the Rockies

  • By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services

PHOENIX — Arizonans who smoke marijuana can't be charged with driving while impaired absent actual evidence they are affected by the drug, the…

  • The Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has refused to overturn Arizona court rulings ordering the Yuma County sheriff to return marijuana that was se…

  • By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services

PHOENIX — Arizona voters may be ready to follow the lead of Colorado and Washington residents and make marijuana use by anyone legal.

  • Lynley Price Special To The Arizona Daily Star

On Ina Road, between Silverbell Road and Interstate 10 sits a small clinic, surrounded by a large fence with minimal signage. Patrons are requ…

  • Tim Steller Arizona Daily Star

Dennis Bohlke insists there's no time to wait. Many people in the anti-prohibition movement are looking toward 2016 as the year Arizona voters…

On the ABC late night television show "Jimmy Kimmel Live," Miley Cyrus admits that she smokes marijuana as much as Snoop Lion (aka Snoop Dogg)…

  • Carmen Duarte Arizona Daily Star

More than the peppers made a shipment of jalapeños recently intercepted by border officers at Nogales hot.

  • Phil Villarreal Arizona Daily Star

Medical marijuana dispensaries are close to opening in Marana and Oro Valley since both municipalities have given the go-ahead to let them operate.


Customs and Border Patrol agents show off stacks of marijuana during a news conference Tuesday announcing the record seizure.

  • Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Sta

Guadalupe Ramirez

  • Perla Trevizo Arizona Daily Star

A drug cartel took a big hit when Nogales port of entry officials seized a marijuana cargo this month worth up to $12 million, the biggest pot…

Federal agents in Nogales today showed off about 14,000 pounds of marijuana that’s believed to be the largest pot seizure at an Arizona border…

  • Veronica M. Cruz Arizona Daily Star

Mail carrier impaled in Pinal County wreck

YUMA — Smugglers have come up with yet another creative way to get drugs in the country — a cannon.

A Douglas woman was arrested while trying to drive into Arizona when border agents say they found 199 packages of marijuana hidden in the car …

  • Kimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star

Tucson's first medical marijuana dispensary has received state approval to open. Now the owner has to decide on a date.

  • Kimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star

Raids at five medical marijuana education centers netted local law enforcement 14 pounds of high-grade hydroponically grown pot and 25 pounds …

  • By Greg Risling The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES — Unable to rein in hundreds of medical pot shops that blossomed around the nation’s second-biggest metropolis, the Los Angeles Ci…